Search results for: “braces”

  • Braces Quilt Finish

    Braces Quilt Finish

    Oh how I do love finishing a quilt! Time for a little celebration, and right now, I’ll take any reason to celebrate:  I made the pattern from the block I entered in the GenQ Magazine Block Builder Challenge in June this summer. It really felt great following through on this project. I’m thinking of drafting […]

  • Quilt Portfolio

    Quilt Portfolio

    Quilt Portfolio of Gail Lizette Weiss. Quilting is art! Color, movement, and texture are qualities amplified in the quilts I create. Many pieces are done in an improvisational style, letting the fabric speak, directing how the rest of the quilt will come together. Some quilts are designed and planned in detail, and some are made […]

  • A Quilt Back

    YAY! I finished a back for the Braces quilt top I made a few months ago: I think I spent way more time on this than I did on the front. Creating a pieced back for a quilt is really fun. This one had a lot of small pieces that were left over from the […]

  • Thread Basting The Jellyfish

    I’ve been doing a lot of thinking on how to baste and quilt my Jellyfish.  I decided to thread baste it because I don’t want to use spray glue and since it’s planned home is as a wall hanging, I don’t think I’ll be washing it anytime soon. I didn’t pin baste it because I […]

  • Quick Quilt Top

    Quick Quilt Top

    I just finished a quilt top… YAY! It was a pretty quick one to put together, it was the ‘braces’ block I started last week. Braces Block:  I figured out how to put the block together and timed myself through every step. So far, this quilt has taken a total of 677 minutes – that’s […]

  • Starting Something New!

    Starting Something New!

    Time to break out a new pattern from my idea list. The plan is to follow up on the block I did for a GenQ Magazine block builder challenge they had in June. The name of my block is “braces” because that’s what I see when I put a few of them together. It took […]